Tokyo : Tokyo Olympics record (Tokyo Olympics 2020) Elaine Thompson of Jamaica as Vegaran (Elaine Thompson). The Jamaican won the Olympic gold in 10.61 seconds.
The 100-meter race was completely dominated by the Jamaican. The silver and bronze went to the Jamaican athletes.
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Elaine Thompson of Jamaica wins the women’s 100m Gold in a new Olympics Record!! Fraser-Pryce finishes second.
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The silver went to Shelley Unfraser, who won Olympic gold last time. Jamaica’s Sherica Jackson won the bronze.
Elaine broke the 33-year-old Olympic record. At the 1988 Seoul Olympics, Elaine broke Florence Griffith’s record of 10.62 seconds.
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Meanwhile, Griffith’s world record of 10.49 is still unbroken. With the Olympic record, Griffith became the second fastest athlete in the world last year.